An open house meeting was organised by PMMAI on 11th August, 2016 at Courtyard Marriott, Ahmedabad. All members and entrepreneur’s from the PPM industry were invited for the programme for open exchange of views/ suggestions among the industry and to decide a common way ahead forward for the betterment of sector as a whole.
Meeting was attended by around 70 entrepreneurs from all over the country. Open house started with a welcome note by PMMAI Chairman Shri Mahendra Patel and update about the latest activities and achievements of association in last one year.
The programme ended with a vote of thanks from Mr T S Rajan, Director – PMMAI followed by dinner.
A presentation on Common Purchase System was made by Shri Shirish Divgi, MD, FMI attached herewith.
An open house was organised by PMMAI on Wednesday, 15th July, 2015 at Hotel Courtyard Marriott, Ahmedabad. Programme was well attended by more than 70 participants from all over the country. The objective of organising an open house was to provide a common platform for PMMAI members & PPM industry to interact, share ideas and decide a route map for coming years.
Programme started with a welcome note by PMMAI Chairman Shri Mahendra Patel. He stressed the idea that we are not competitors but co entrepreneurs who will jointly work for a new Brand Image of Indian PPM industry globally on basis of Quality. Shri S V Kabra, Co Chairman, PMMAI motivated the industry to join hands and work together. He explained the idea behind formation of PMMAI and that PMMAI is a platform where every member is treated equally irrespective of the size of industry.
Shri Vishvajit Sahay JS (DHI) visited Ahmedabad on 28th May, 2015 to interact with Machinery Manufacturers and have a greater understanding of the Plastics Processing Machinery Sector. He was accompanied by Shri N L Goswami (Sr DHO, DHI). He visited Neoplast, Milacron , Prasad Group & Windsor Extrusion Plant. In spite of hot weather JS showed keen interest in factory visits.
Mr Sahay wanted to understand all Products related to PPM i.e. IMM, Extrusion, Blow Moulding, Auxiliaries, so in a given limited time frame we managed to take him around all 4 sectors. An Industry interaction programme was organised at Prasad Group. Around 20 people from the industry participated in this interaction programme. PMMAI Chairman Shri Mahendra N Patel made a briefl presentation giving details of Industry Size, issues faced by the industry and support required from Government.
On 29th May, 2015 a workshop was organised by DHI & FICCI “Technology Development for Capital Goods: Constraints & the way forward”. Workshop was inaugurated by Shri Anant Geete , Hon’ble Minister (HI & PE). Minister also released the brochure & USB giving details of Scheme by DHI. DHI Scheme has the following objectives:
PMMAI was there as a supporting association for the workshop.
PMMAI, Chairman Shri Mahendra N Patel Addressed The Gathering At Gandhinagar
A meeting was called by PMMAI on 1st October, 2014 at helipad Ground, Gandhinagar. Around 90 Plastics machinery manufacturers from across the country participated in the meeting . Meeting was called to clear confusions/ speculations relating to shifting of Plastindia 2015 to Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat from Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Present Plastindia 2015 Exhibitors took the tour of the upcoming Exhibition Ground Venue and discussed the merits & demerits related to venue.
Meeting was called off after above & lunch was served to the participants.
The first launch function for PMMAI was organised on 20th July 2013 at Courtyard by Marriott at Ahmedabad. Plastics machinery manufacturers from Ahmedabad & Baroda were invited for launch function.
Program was started with a welcome note by Mr Tushar Parikh, member PMMAI steering committee. A detailed presentation was given by PMMAI Chairman Shri Mahendra N Patel about Plastics Machinery Industry, opportunities & threats for the industry. Mr Patel also explained the vision, mission behind the formation of PMMAI.
Khushboo Chandrakant Doshi, Executive Director, Rajoo Engineers Ltd presented a presentation on newly developed PMMAI website which was officially launched on that day. PMMAI website is user friendly and interactive having all latest means to share information among members.
Programme ended with a vote of thanks by Shri N K Balgi.
Event was sponsored by Milacron India Pvt. Ltd.